I’m working on five books right now. That’s right…five! Here’s a picture of my research bookshelf. Anyone want to guess the topics?
TITLE: Who Says Women Can’t Be Doctors? AUTHOR: Tanya Lee Stone ILLUSTRATOR: Marjorie Priceman PUBLICATION INFO: Henry Holt/Christy Ottaviano, 2013 ISBN: 9780805090482 SOURCE: library INTENDED AUDIENCE: ages 4 and up GENRE: nonfiction picture book OPENING and […]
With my first few books on their way, I’m preparing to dip my toe into the school visit pond. I’ve put together a video that captures some of my inspirations. […]
Today I’m featured on Julie Hedlund’s 12×12 blog. Join me there to find out more about my writing journey.
My first two books from Rourke Educational Media are available for preorder. USING THE SCIENTIFIC METHOD and SCIENCE FAIR SUCCESS! are for fourth grade and up and would make a […]
TITLE: Thomas Jefferson – Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Everything AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR: Maira Kalman PUBLICATION INFO: Penguin’s Nancy Paulsen Books, Jan. 7, 2014 ISBN: 978-0-399-24040-9 SOURCE: library INTENDED AUDIENCE: ages 5 to […]
TITLE: Papa’s Mechanical Fish AUTHOR: Candace Fleming ILLUSTRATOR: Boris Kulikov PUBLICATION INFO: Farrar Straus Giroux’s Margaret Ferguson Books, 2013 ISBN: 978-0-374-39908-5 SOURCE: library INTENDED AUDIENCE: ages 4 to 8 GENRE: picture book (historical fiction) […]
TITLE: Sophie Scott Goes South AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR: Alison Lester PUBLICATION INFO: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013 ISBN: 978-0-544-08895-5 SOURCE: library INTENDED AUDIENCE: ages 6 to 9 GENRE: picture book (fiction) OPENING and SYNOPSIS: “Woohoo! I’m […]
New issues of ASK and ODYSSEY are on their way packed with new information about Mars. Do you wonder how people might survive a trip to the Red Planet? Hint: […]
TITLE: Thomas Jefferson Builds a Library AUTHOR: Barb Rosenstock ILLUSTRATOR: John O’Brien PUBLICATION INFO: Calkins Creek, Sept. 1, 2013 ISBN: 978-1-59078-932-2 SOURCE: personal collection INTENDED AUDIENCE: ages 8 and up GENRE: nonfiction OPENING […]